It is knitted in opposite directions from a central provisional cast on, one half at a time (it is important that you use the linked Winding Cast-On and not a crocheted or other provisional CO).
The beaded cast off (bind off) is optional and features just a small sprinkling of beads.
There is also an alternative crocheted bind off.
Difficulty level: not for beginners unless quite brave… mostly because of the mesh section. It’s not wildly difficult but requires focus and is a bit difficult to repair if something has gone wrong.
Pattern is charted and written out line by line.
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